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Squeak toy (chicken)

Object Number: 
INV.5293
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Wood, papier-mâché, wire, fiber, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 8 1/2 x 3 in. ( 26 x 21.6 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Squeak toy with molded papier-mâché chicken with wire spring legs mounted on rectangular base/bellows; chicken has white body with orange comb and blue, black, white, and orange feathers.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group